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- Certified Tobacco Free. McClure, Ann // University Business;Feb2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p19
The article offers information on the Certification for Tobacco-Free Campus Policy offered by a nonprofit organization called The Bacchus network that focuses on health and safety issues for college students in the U.S.
- The Prevalence and Characteristics of Wellness Programs and Centers at Two-Year and Four-Year Colleges and Universities. Strand, Bradford Neil; Egeberg, James; Mozumdar, Arupendra // Recreational Sports Journal;Apr2010, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p45
Because the lifestyles of college students can often lead to unhealthy consequences, campus wellness programs can be instrumental in encouraging students to improve their health behaviors. The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence and characteristics of campus wellness programs...
- Campus Health's Hidden Costs. Clark, Kim // U.S. News & World Report;2/11/2008, Vol. 144 Issue 4, p62
The article looks at the health insurance policies offered, or enforced, by colleges and universities. The majority of campus health centers are not registered as "in network" and so do not receive policies from the biggest regional health insurers. This results in the promotion of...
- A Healthy Enhancement to Student Wellness. // Business Officer;Sep2014, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p5
The article focuses on the Healthier Campus Initiative by nonprofit organization Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA). Topics include the important role of colleges and universities in promoting healthy habits among students, the new Instant Recess program at the University of California,...
- Answering the Call. HAWKINS, B. DENISE // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;11/26/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 21, p7
The article discusses attitudes of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) regarding HIV/AIDS on their campuses. It notes that some HBCUs have acknowledged the problem and taken responsibility for dealing with it, but that many have not. Goulda Downer, principal investigator for the...
- Student health. // British Medical Journal;11/13/1976, Vol. 2 Issue 6045, p1160
Evaluates the importance of student health services in Great Britain. Relevance of health services as source of help, advice and medical care; Role of student physicians.
- Curbing the drinking. Hodgson, Karyn // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb98, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p16
Reports on a binge-drinking prevention program launched in various universities in the United States. Fund provided by the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation for the project; Student involvement in the project; Level of binge drinking on campuses all over the US.
- Colleges receive Healthy FE and Skills recognition. // Workplace Learning & Skills Bulletin;5/13/2013, Issue 75, p3
The article informs that Healthy Further Education (FE) and Skills recognition has been given two 10 colleges of Great Britain as a part of a programme that recognises health promotion and wellbeing amongst college staff.
- Promoting Health. Taylor, Marygrace // FoodService Director;2/15/2014, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p50
The article focuses on the trend of wellness meal promotion on college campuses in the U.S., such as Pennsylvania State University's Residential Healthy Eating and Living wellness program and the Wellness Station opened by Creative Dining Services at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.